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Ocala Double Homicide Suspect Dies in Local Hospital

By on October 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: October 22, 2014 at 6:17 pm

The suspect in a double homicide has died last night, Tuesday. Ricardo De Jesus Barrera was suspected to have shot and killed Bonnie and Julia Motto.

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Marion County Teenager Arrested After Shooting Two Men

By and on October 16th, 2014 | Last updated: October 16, 2014 at 5:45 pm

A Marion County teenager was arrested Thursday in connection with last week’s shooting of two 18-year-old men.

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Levy County Shooting 911 Call Released

By and on September 24th, 2014 | Last updated: September 24, 2014 at 4:49 pm

Levy County Sheriff’s Office released the 911 call of the man who they say shot his wife in the head yesterday. The victim called 911 after her husband, George Halleran, was drunk and fighting with her. While on the phone the dispatcher heard gun [...]

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Woman Shot In Head While On Phone With 911

By on September 24th, 2014 | Last updated: September 24, 2014 at 11:15 am

A woman was shot while calling 911 to report her husband’s drunken, aggressive behavior. The woman, who was shot in the forehead by her husband with a .38-caliber handgun, survived.

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Bell Residents Hold Vigil In Honor Of Slain Family

By on September 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: September 22, 2014 at 5:17 pm

In the small town of Bell, family and friends gathered at a candlelight vigil to honor the lives of Sarah Spirit, 28, and her six children. Police said last Thursday, Don Spirit shot and killed his daughter and six grandchildren before turning the gun on himself.

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Pictures: Bell Residents Hold Vigil In Memory Of Slain Family

By on September 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: September 22, 2014 at 6:27 pm
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Gov. Scott Speaks in Response to Bell Shooting

By on September 19th, 2014 | Last updated: September 19, 2014 at 4:17 pm

Gov. Rick Scott spoke today in response to the Bell shootings. Don Spirit shot his daughter and her six children in the town of Bell on Thursday.

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Two Wounded in Newberry Shooting

By on September 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: September 3, 2014 at 1:54 pm

Two Newberry residents were shot on Monday. The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the incident.

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Ocala Barber Shop Robbery and Shooting Causes Increased Night Security

By on December 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: December 3, 2013 at 3:05 pm

A robbery and shooting at an Ocala barber shop Saturday has caused the shop owner to increase nighttime security.

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Gunman Kills Two Others, Himself In Union County

By on August 24th, 2013 | Last updated: October 26, 2013 at 9:23 pm

The Union County Sheriff’s Office in Lake Butler says a longtime employee of Pritchett Trucking Company killed himself after fatally shooting his former boss and a coworker and wounding two others.

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